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Single 'Solitons' Promising for Optical Technologies
Researchers are a step closer to harnessing single pulses of light called solitons, using tiny ring-shaped microresonators, in findings that could aid efforts to develop advanced sensors, high-speed optical communications and research tools.

Purdue Mechanical Engineering alumnus builds business around family, strong work ethic and philanthropy.

Steven Schneider, professor of aeronautics and astronautics, is an internationally recognized and highly respected authority on the subject of laminar-turbulent transition in hypersonic boundary-layer flows.

The last 10 years have witnessed an unprecedented revolution in the domestic supply of shale hydrocarbon reserves with the potential to lower the cost of our nation’s electricity, power, chemicals and fuels for the next 100 years.

Basketball player expects to score on the court and become a successful architectural engineer.

Forbes magazine’s list spotlights “the impressive, the inspiring and the (genuinely) enviable.” It includes “600 young stars in 20 different industries.” This is the seventh year that Forbes has published the list.

On Sept. 22, 2017, the first new building at Zucrow Laboratories in over four decades — the High Pressure Combustion Laboratory — was opened. ZL8, as it is known, is the only facility of its kind in the world.